directory resource type

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Represents a deleted item in the directory. When an item is deleted, it is added to the deleted items "container". Deleted items will remain available to restore for up to 30 days. After 30 days, the items are permanently deleted.

Currently, deleted items functionality is only supported for the application, group, and user resources.

Inherits from entity.


Method Return Type Description
Get deleted item directoryObject Gets the properties of a deleted item.
Restore deleted item directoryObject Restores a recently deleted item.
List deleted items directoryObject collection Gets a list of recently deleted items.
Permanently delete an item None Permanently deletes an item.
List deleted items owned by a user directoryObject collection Lists directory items owned by a user.


Property Type Description
id String A unique identifier for the object; for example, 12345678-9abc-def0-1234-56789abcde. Key. Not nullable. Read-only. Inherited from entity.


Relationship Type Description
administrativeUnits administrativeUnit collection Conceptual container for user and group directory objects.
attributeSets attributeSet collection Group of related custom security attribute definitions.
customSecurityAttributeDefinitions customSecurityAttributeDefinition collection Schema of a custom security attributes (key-value pairs).
deletedItems directoryObject collection Recently deleted items. Read-only. Nullable.
federationConfigurations identityProviderBase collection Configure domain federation with organizations whose identity provider (IdP) supports either the SAML or WS-Fed protocol.
onPremisesSynchronization onPremisesDirectorySynchronization A container for on-premises directory synchronization functionalities that are available for the organization.

JSON representation

The following is a JSON representation of the resource.

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